Former Pupils

Dez and I with help from Les Hawkins, Bernie Millam and Audrey Hora (nee Millam) have come up with the following list of those at the school at that time.

Class of 1952

Wendy Allen
Shelagh Anderson Maureen and Patricia’s sister
Bernadette Cantwell Sheila’s sister
Mary Caroll
Aubrey Cheshire I have located a reference to an Aubrey Groom Cheshire, born in 1941, married in High Wycombe, Bucks in 1967 and passed away in Bucks in 2001.  I would be very surprised if this is not the same Aubrey I remember at school.
Michael Cleere Retired – Insurance Industry – lives in Gloucestershire
Pat Cleere
Janet Cooling
John Cummings Retired computer consultant living in Australia since 1966 – married with 3 sons – first wife – Patricia – passed away from Multiple System Atrophy.  Remarried to Margaret
Keith Dunn
Paddy Durkin
Peter Fusaro
Bernard Harris
Leslie Hawkins
Pat Herbert
Kathleen Hitchman
Billy Joyce
Noreen Joyce
Anton Karas
Bill Kelly
John McTiernan
Bernie Millam
Derek (Dez)Maule Retired – Physicist/General Management and now living in Australia.  Married to Cathy with a son and 2 daughters
Anita Page
Peter Somerville
James (Jim) Thompsett Banking, Publican  – married with one son and two step-children – died 6 June 1991.  I am in email contact with his sister Nora – now Nora Neville – who lives in Reading with husband Ray – see below.
Peter Walsh


Maybe other years

Sheila Allen
Maureen Anderson Shelagh and Patricia’s sister
Patricia Anderson Shelagh and Maureen’s sister
Peter Astell Son of the Headmaster (until 1949 – see below)
Sheila Cantwell Bernadette’s sister (see Class of ’52)
Tony Carince Not sure if I have the correct spelling of Tony’s surname.Tony’s father was a milkman and I understand that Tony died in 1976, as a result of an accident while helping his father one day on the milk round.
Aden Caroll
Patrick (Paddy) Davis
Nora Delaney
Maureen Delaney
Patricia Delaney sister of Maureen
Frankie Deplacido
June Dooley Sister of Pat and the twins, Rene and Rita Dooley
Pat Dooley Sister of June and the twins, Rene and Rita Dooley
Rene Dooley Twin sister of Rita
Rita Dooley Twin sister of Rene
Eddie Greaves Deceased
Harry Greaves Deceased
John Hall
Madge Hall
Jimmy Hartley
Terry Hawkins
Michael Higgins
Max Hill
Roy Hitchman
Veronica Hutchinson
Anthony Lake Middle brother of the 3 Lake boys – went to Reading School 1950
Malcolm Lake Youngest brother of the 3 Lake boys – went to Reading School 1953. Died of asbestos related lung cancer c2001
Michael Lake Oldest brother of the 3 Lake boys
Patricia Leahy
Irene King
John McGuirk Passed his 11+ and went to Reading School 1946
Josie McGuirk
Thomas McGuirk John’s brother
Barbara McNiff
Marion McTiernan John’s sister (see Class of ’52)
Audrey Millam Bernie’s sister – now Audrey Hora
Margaret Millam Bernie’s cousin – deceased
Michael Millam Bernie’s cousin – lives in Somerset for six months of the year and in Florida for the rest of the year where they have a villa
Trevor Mylum Bernie’s cousin
?Garth? Saunders
Stan Shevshik wrong spelling – right sound – Polish lad
Margaret Swift
Nora Thompsett Older sister of Jim – see above – now Nora Neville – married to Ray – recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Passed the 11+ and went to Alfred Sutton for 1 year and then on to the Convent.
Ailish Walsh
Marie Walsh sister of Ailish
Patrick Walsh
Colin Walters?

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